australopithecine: Meaning and Definition of

aus•tra•lo•pith•e•cine

Pronunciation: (-str?"l?-pith'u-s?n", -s?n", -pu-th?'sin, -s?n", "stru-), [key]
? n.
  1. (sometimes cap.) a member of the extinct genus Australopithecus.
?adj.
  1. of, pertaining to, or resembling the genus Australopithecus or its members.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also: